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Jackson, Mississippi
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Grand Hotel Bistro is a wonderful hotel. We booked through Great Value Vacations and were very pleased. The staff is friendly. Breakfast was a definite highlight with wonderful views and Prosecco every morning. The restaurant is a little pricey but really good with excellent staff. It's a good option if the weather is bad. The hotel is about a... More 

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Cheshu
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a 3 night stay with Voyage Prive and was pleasantly surprised just how lovely the hotel was having read some negative reviews. We stayed in a deluxe room with sea view. There was a small balcony with beautiful views across the bay. The room itself was large, clean, spacious and well equipped just watch out for the Mosquitos... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unlike previous reviewers who focus on a 150-year-old railway line and the trains that run upon it, a crane on private land and mosquitoes that are somehow the hotel's responsibility, I would like to focus on what is within the scope of this establishment and which, in my opinion, is done well. The hotel is extremely well-situated with a wonderful... More 

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Norwich
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my husband spent our mini moon in this hotel and had a lovely time. It’s about a 10-15 minute walk from what you would consider to be the centre of Rapallo. It’s a beautiful little town with lots of fantastic bars and restaurants and quite a few shops. In terms of visiting as a tourist, there isn’t a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 24, 2016

We had booked a "De Luxe Room with seaview and balcony." The room we were given ( not taken to and no sign of a porter ) was scruffy with faded decor and damaged surfaces. It was also very warm ( 29 degrees) An attempt to turn on the air conditioning proved useless due to a damaged control. The bed... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 15, 2016

If you wish to visit the Ligurian Coast I would recommend Rapallo which is a beautiful town which is very well located for exploring. The Hotel Bristol is within a 12 minute walk along a coastal path to the town. It is located on a bit of an incline giving you fabulous views of Rapallo, Santa Margherita and Portofino. The... More 

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Reviewed October 7, 2016

Since we arrived on the first of October... The welcome (thanks, Peter)... the dinner experience from their a la carte menu in "Le Cupole Roof Garden Restaurant" (Thanks, Francesco, Vincenzo and Manuel), the wine Mamma Mia... (thanks, Bruno)... the welcome cocktail at the Bar (thanks, Marco)... Our Breakfasts.. (Thanks, Andrea), our room (thanks, Housekeepers)... And at the top of it...... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 3, 2016

This was the penultimate hotel in our honeymoon tour, and of the five hotels we stayed in over two weeks it was our absolute favourite. Firstly the setting is wonderful, and the hotel itself is a beautifully presented building with great facilities throughout (parking, pool, spa, breakfast - all top notch). It’s also situated just off the seafront with a... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed September 28, 2016

The hotel was very nice. The only reason I did not review it higher, the bedding was very uncomfortable and the shower needed some attention! About a 20 minute walk to town. The cabs are a ripoff. A 3 minute ride from the train to the hotel 15 Euro. If you are going to chinque terra leave early. To get... More 

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Manningtree, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

We had seen a few negative results on trip advisor and was apprehensive of our visit. This hotel is one of the best we have had the pleasure of staying in outside Asia. the views from the balcony overlooks the bay of rapallo is magnificent. The rooms are clean and modern the bathroom is good in fact there are no... More 

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  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stunning views, amazing service in one of the most beautiful corner in the world, Tigullio Gulf.In a 1908 Belle Epoque Hotel, completely refurbished, the atmosphere is always happy, colours are light, Staff is smiling.Perfect spot to visit Cinque Terre, Forte dei Marmi, Portofino, Genova and the entire Riviera Ligure.Amazing food, local and international, Staff attentive and pleased to be useful. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Bristol Resort & Spa

Address: Via Aurelia Orientale, 369, 16035, Rapallo, Italy
Location: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Rapallo
Price Range: $83 - $261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Hotel Bristol Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 83
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Rapallo
Nh Hotels Rapallo
Grand Hotel Bristol Rapallo
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Rapallo
#5 Business Hotel in Rapallo
#5 Luxury Hotel in Rapallo
#12 Romantic Hotel in Rapallo
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“Sea view a must”
 of 5 bubbles JacquiM534, 1 week ago | Read review
“5th Floor front or elsewhere”
 of 5 bubbles CaprinaLondon, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“Definitely get a sea view. Also suggest a higher floor so you can leave your window open at night to let in the cool breeze.”
  • View from my bed towards Santa Margherita
 of 5 bubbles ClaireMVH, Oct 15, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with a view to the sea are delightful!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Guillealmadana, Oct 7, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the seafront and you'll have a beautiful balcony view.”
 of 5 bubbles daverosstomlin, Oct 3, 2016 | Read review
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